Pelikula: A Journal of Philippine Cinema is published annually by the University of the Philippines Film Institute. It broadly covers national and regional perspectives on Philippine cinema and publishes academic articles, opinion pieces, reviews, interviews, and visual essays.

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Patrick F. Campos



Tito Quiling, Jr.

Louise Jashil Sonido

Associate Editors


Sarah Villareal

Artist and Designer


Rogene Gonzales

Arvin Abejo Mangohig

Marianne Freya Nono

Copy Editors


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Kariema Bagas

Editorial Assistants


Tom Estrera III

Cover Designer


Pol Torrente

Logo Designer


Erlinda Alburo

Joyce Arriola

Yason Banal

José S. Buenconsejo

José B. Capino

Teddy Co

Bliss Cua Lim

Sari Dalena

Joel David

Clodualdo del Mundo, Jr.

Nick Deocampo

Karl M. Gaspar

Eli Guieb III

Eloisa May Hernandez

Grace Javier-Alfonso

Eileen Legaspi-Ramirez

Ed Lejano

Gerard Rey Lico

Shirley Lua

Bienvenido Lumbera

Joseph Palis

Soledad Reyes

Nicanor G. Tiongson

Delfin Tolentino

Rolando B. Tolentino

Tito Genova Valiente

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